Komatsu has introduced a new electric mini excavator in Japan – PC30E-5, Komatsu had debuted it in Bauma Spring 2019 Germany.
According to the company, the excavator is equipped with a new charger and high-voltage converter. It also offers excavation performance on par with the internal combustion model of the same power output, while achieving zero exhaust emissions and lower noise levels.
It is powered by 36 kWh battery and 18.2 kW electric motor, which can be charge to 80% of their capacity in a shorter period of time. The battery has been designed to be easy and safe to maintain. No electrolytic liquid needs to be added, and the routine check-up areas are separate from high-voltage areas of the machine.